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Address: Furulunden 1, Mandal 4514, Norway
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+47 38 27 83 00

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Wonderful beach and ocean - as good as they come!

Can walk far out in the ocean on sand . Warmish water was a big surprise. Great for families and kids of all ages. You can hear many different languages being spoken making it a... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
vikingqueenb
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Calgary, Canada
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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Can walk far out in the ocean on sand . Warmish water was a big surprise. Great for families and kids of all ages. You can hear many different languages being spoken making it a real international beach. Close to facilities like food stores, washrooms, camping. Can enjoy watching the boat activities. Can walk into the center,to the culture house,... More 

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Hilo, Hawaii
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Reviewed 26 May 2016

I've been coming to Sjosanden since I was a child. The water is a little cool for my taste, I live in Hawaii now, but as far as north sea beaches go, this is my favorite. Surrounded by a nice little forest with campgrounds and lots of nice walking/biking paths. Easy walking to the center of town. Definitely worth a... More 

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Mandal, Norway
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2015

A beach for everyone and almost everything. This long white sandy beach with it's clean water is perfect for the sun worshipers, water babies or volleyball athletes. Right behind the beach is Furulunden, great for walks or runs.

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Thank AnglerPilot
Mandal, Norway
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Best beach in Norway and there is nothing that cost there. Beautiful view and sitting in the sand watching the boats, cano, cajac etc sailing by is so great.

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Mandal, Norway
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Nice beach, white sand, but further no more to say. Sand should be cleaned , I guess, and some kind of activities like ice cream or whatever would make more fun.

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Akureyri, Iceland
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145 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2014

This white sandy beach is very nice both in summertime enjoying the sun, swimming in the ocean and "tanning" Norwegian style. It's also a very nice place to visit in the fall with all the colorful treas and the great ocean view!

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2013

This is understandably the most popular beach in Mandal as it is long and sandy and the sea is great for swimming ( if a little cold!).

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Jessheim, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2012

Nice beach (compared to norwegian standard). The motell is a cheap way, compared to expensive hotels. Payed 750kr. Bring your own sheets. For children there is a water slide, and a miniature golf course, and playing ground.

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Kristiansand, Norway
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106 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2012

Shallow waters - ideal for children. In the centre of Mandal - beautiful small town in the south worth seeing.

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Lindesnes Municipality, Norway
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Reviewed 18 October 2011

Sjøsanden is the recreation area for people living in Mandal, and for visiting tourists. The beach a mile long sandy beach with plenty of room for children and grown. It faces direct to the North Sea. You find nice walking paths in the wood-park behind the beach. In the wider area of Furulunden, you also find the Risøbank, a large... More 

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